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Donald Trump's 2015 Tweet Welcoming Foreign Students Goes Viral After US Asks Them to Leave

Trump once tweeted that foreign students who arrive in the country to study and want to pursue careers there should not be thrown out of the country.

8 Jul 2020 12:30 pm
NASA Astronaut Shares Stunning Photos of 'Natural Fireworks' from Comet Neowise in Space

NASA astronaut Bob Behnken shared some magnificent pictures of the comet Neowise or C/2020 F3 on July 6.

8 Jul 2020 12:29 pm
PewDiePie Reacts to TikTok Memes by Indians After Government Bans Chinese Apps

YouTuber PewDiePie, who has had a long love-hate banter relationship with Indians, dedicated a 'meme review' segment to India's ban on the Chinese apps including TikTok in a recent upload.

8 Jul 2020 11:21 am
Horseshoe Crab Blood is a Key Element for Covid-19 Vaccine, But Marine Life Will be at Risk

For years, the horseshoe crab blood has been an important ingredient for many vaccine companies.

8 Jul 2020 10:56 am
People Who Live in Reality are Happier than Optimists, Finds New Study

To investigate who among optimists, pessimists and realists have the highest long-term wellbeing, the researchers measured self-reported life satisfaction and psychological distress.

8 Jul 2020 9:53 am
Brazil President Removes Mask After Testing Covid-19 Positive, Twitter Asks, Is This a Joke?

Bolsonaro, who had earlier been criticised for downplaying the virus by calling it a 'little flu', told journalists in person that he had indeed contracted the infection and backed a few steps before removing his mask and saying, 'Just look at my face: Im fine'.

8 Jul 2020 9:28 am
Indian Fashion Blogger Offered 'Therapy' and 'Positive Vibes' For Rs 1500, Takes Post Down After Outrage

An Indian fashion blogger, Santoshi Shetty, who also runs the fashion network 'The Style Edge,' has been on the receiving end of backlash from the Internet after posting a video where she was allegedly offering therapy.

8 Jul 2020 9:07 am
Delhi Police Hold First-ever Virtual Parade for New Recruits Amid Coronavirus Fears

On this occasion, S.N. Shrivastava, Commissioner of Police, congratulated the new recruits on completion of their training. The CP underlined that during the training, attention was paid to making them physically, mentally, and technically sound.

8 Jul 2020 8:35 am
Climate Change is Turning Clear Mountain Lakes Green With Algae

Drawing on measurements going back to the 1950s, they found 'dramatic changes' in algal abundance in the form of green algal blooms called chlorophytes, which thrive in warmer temperatures.

8 Jul 2020 7:55 am
After Siya Kakkar, 18-Year-Old TikTok Star Dies by Suicide, Was Suffering from Depression

A student at Delhi University, the girl was TikTok star who had a huge fan following on the video-making platform and had been living with depression for some time.

7 Jul 2020 12:57 pm
Signal's Cheeky Dig at Telegram after Apps Refuse to Share User Data with Hong Kong Authorities

'We'd announce that we're stopping too, but we never started turning over user data to HK police. Also, we don't have user data to turn over,' Signal tweeted.

7 Jul 2020 12:51 pm
White Dwarf Stars Act as a Source of Carbon, Help Support Life in the Universe

Scientists have finally established that the white dwarf stars help as a key source for carbon, which in turn supports life in the Universe, including the Milky Way and other galaxies.

7 Jul 2020 12:34 pm
The Goodest Boy: Kolkata Dog Donates Blood to Save Another Canine

This Kolkata dog donating blood to save poochs life is a lesson in empathy and kindness!

7 Jul 2020 12:17 pm
Coronavirus Existed Everywhere Before Emerging in China, Says Oxford Expert

Last week, Spanish virologists announced the discovery of traces of the novel coronavirus in a sample of Barcelona waste water collected in March 2019, nine months before COVID-19 was identified in China.

7 Jul 2020 12:12 pm
'Xenophobic, Cruel': US's Move Asking Foreign Students to Leave if Classes Have Moved Online Draws Flak

Federal immigration authorities on Monday said International students will be forced to leave the US or transfer to another college if their schools offer classes entirely online this fall.

7 Jul 2020 11:49 am
Burglars in PPE Kits Break into Jewellery Store in Maharashtra, Flee with 780 gm Gold

The shop owner said the burglars broke in through the shop wall.

7 Jul 2020 11:48 am
Genius or Gross? Some of the Weirdest Delicacies to Devour on World Chocolate Day 2020

We all have consumed the usual chocolates, dark chocolates, milk chocolates; but there are a few flavours that are strange and weird at the same time.

7 Jul 2020 11:36 am
'I Played Dhoni': Sushant Singh Rajputs Response When Asked About His Favourite Sport is Hilarious

As Mahendra Singh Dhoni turned 39 on Tuesday, his fans thronged to social media to wish the celebrated cricketer but perhaps the greatest homage to Dhoni came in 2016 biopic by Sushant Singh Rajput.

7 Jul 2020 10:45 am
Hong Kong Protesters Raise Blank Papers to Avoid Banned 'Revolution of Our Times' Slogan

On Friday, the Hong Kong government declared the slogan 'Liberate Hong Kong, revolution of our times' illegal.

7 Jul 2020 9:05 am
Earth's Magnetic Field Can Change Ten Times Faster Than Previously Thought, Here's Why

Our magnetic field is generated and maintained by a convective flow of molten metal that forms the Earth's outer core. The magnetic field is constantly changing

7 Jul 2020 8:30 am
A 70-Million-Year-Old Fossil of a Giant Predator Fish, Over Six Metres Long Was Found in Argentina

Its body was notably slim and ended in a huge head with big jaws and teeth as sharp as needles, several centimeters long.

7 Jul 2020 7:59 am
A 70-Million-Year-Old Fossil of a Giant Predator Fish, Over Six Metre Long Was Found in Argentina

Its body was notably slim and ended in a huge head with big jaws and teeth as sharp as needles, several centimeters long.

7 Jul 2020 7:48 am
UP Govt Schools to Get a Makeover in Bid to Provide Employment to Migrant Workers

'Mission Kayakalp' aims to provide employment to migrant workers from 75 districts in UP who will be engaged in the construction of school buildings and playgrounds.

6 Jul 2020 12:46 pm
US Lawmaker Halts New York Traffic for Ducks to Cross Road, Earns Praise Online

Congresswoman Kathleen Rice and a few other volunteers circled a mother duck and her two young ducklings to help cross a busy stretch of Fifth Avenue to Central Park in New York.

6 Jul 2020 12:08 pm
Rare Swamp Deer Return to UP's Muzaffarnagar as Poachers and Hunters Stay Away

Till Wednesday evening around 150 swamp deer, including a good number of fawns were spotted and with the help of drones.

6 Jul 2020 11:48 am
US Lawmaker Halts New York Traffic for Ducks to Cross Road, Heaps Praise Online

Congresswoman Kathleen Rice and a few other volunteers circled a mother duck and her two young ducklings to help cross a busy stretch of Fifth Avenue to Central Park in New York.

6 Jul 2020 11:40 am
'Fitness Goals': Milind Soman's Mother Doing Push-ups at 81 is Truly Inspirational

On July 3, Soman's mother turned 81 and the dotting son put up an all-hearts post for her.

6 Jul 2020 11:30 am
Long Before PPE Suits: Why Did Bubonic Plague Doctors Wear Those Strange Beaked Masks?

We have PPE suits and masks during Coronavirus. But long back, the beak face-mask from the early days of bubonic plague wasn't just a spooky fashion statement, it was intended to protect the doctor from 'miasma', also commonly called 'bad air.'

6 Jul 2020 11:26 am
Long Before Coronavirus: Why Did Bubonic Plague Doctors Wear Those Strange Beaked Masks?

We have PPE suits and masks during Coronavirus. But long back, the beak face-mask from the early days of bubonic plague wasn't just a spooky fashion statement, it was intended to protect the doctor from 'miasma', also commonly called 'bad air.'

6 Jul 2020 11:23 am
A K-Pop Stan Made a Chart of Boyband BTS's Discography and It's Dope!

Reddit group r/bangatn recently posted an image from one of the Bangtan Boys fan account, describing the discography of all their songs till now.

6 Jul 2020 11:04 am
WATCH: Cop Challenges Gym Trainer for a Push-up Battle During Lockdown Protests in Mexico

The face-off took place in front of the National Palace in Mexico when a peaceful demonstration was being staged by gym workers whose workplaces have been closed since the coronavirus lockdown began.

6 Jul 2020 11:01 am
Bubonic Plague Case Reported in China and the Internet Asks 'What Next, 2020?'

The suspected bubonic plague case was reported on Saturday by a hospital in Bayannur, China. The local health authority announced that the warning period will continue until the end of 2020.

6 Jul 2020 9:54 am
Van-Gogh Lovers Can Now Visit a 'Drive-In' Art Gallery to Ensure Social Distancing

'The whole thing of sitting in your car and being out and enjoying the art -- it was comfortable, it was safe,' said a viewer.

6 Jul 2020 8:36 am
India's Increased Lightning Strikes Which Has Killed 147, Is Result of Climate Change

Around 215 people -- farmers, rural labourers and cattle grazers -- have now died from strikes in Bihar since late March.

6 Jul 2020 7:45 am